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Archive: February, 2010

Byron Westbrook arrested for drunken driving

Friday, February 19, 2010, 7:56 PM
Byron Westbrook was arrested on charges of drunken driving early Friday morning, according to multiple reports. Byron, 25, is the younger brother of Eagles running back Brian Westbrook. Byron was charged with DWI, DUI, negligent driving and failure to drive right of center, according to the Web site... Read more

Year in Review: Shawn Andrews

Friday, February 19, 2010, 8:25 AM
On the day when veterans were supposed to arrive at Lehigh last summer, Shawn Andrews arrived in a white Range Rover. He was sporting a cleaned-up mohawk and had a Macbook Pro in hand. He had traveled to other countries during the offseason and was learning new languages. He said he felt physically... Read more

Year in Review: Victor Abiamiri

Thursday, February 18, 2010, 11:52 AM
Think way back to early September and Week 1 of the NFL season. Do you remember who was in the starting lineup at left defensive end opposite Trent Cole? It was Victor Abiamiri. The third-year defensive lineman actually recovered a fumble and took it to the end zone for a touchdown. For one game... Read more

Report: Eagles likely to wait on Vick trade

Wednesday, February 17, 2010, 9:14 PM
Before we get to the Michael Vick report, a couple housekeeping items. We started our Year in Review series with David Akers, and as some commenters and the folks at Iggles Blog pointed out, I somehow forgot to include his performance on kickoffs. Bad job by me. Maybe this is what happens to my brain... Read more

Quick links: Scout's take on Kolb

Tuesday, February 16, 2010, 11:12 PM
Today was supposed to be Victor Abiamiri's season in review, but I was a little more swamped than I expected and never got around to reviewing my notes on him. That will come Wednesday. I promise. No sleep until we post on Abiamiri. In the mean time, some quick nuggets below to hold you over. Oh... Read more

Year in review: David Akers

Monday, February 15, 2010, 8:52 PM
akers Time to kick off our Year in Review series. We'll take a look at every player on the Eagles' roster and evaluate how each performed in 2009. We'll go (mostly) in alphabetical... Read more

Limbaugh talks McNabb, ESPN

Sunday, February 14, 2010, 9:09 PM
Back in October of 2003, Rush Limbaugh resigned from ESPN after an uproar over comments he made about Donovan McNabb. As you probably remember, Limbaugh said the media overrated McNabb because they wanted to see a black quarterback succeed. More than six years later, he's bringing up the incident... Read more

Westbrook 'not sure' if he'll be back with Birds

Saturday, February 13, 2010, 12:54 PM
Last week, Brian Westbrook spoke at length about his concussions during a radio interview with former teammate Blaine Bishop. He also said there was "no question" in his mind that Donovan McNabb would be back with the Eagles. But what about Westbrook's own future with the team that drafted... Read more

Mock drafts: Who will the Eagles take?

Friday, February 12, 2010, 9:22 AM
Too early for mock drafts, you say? Never. The Scouting Combine in Indy is less than two weeks away, and there are hundreds of mock drafts already out there. For those of you who think this is all nonsense, and point out that no one had the Eagles trading up and taking Jeremy Maclin last season... Read more

Would Kolb make sense for Cleveland?

Thursday, February 11, 2010, 10:27 AM
A flurry of links to get to today. We start with a column from Michael Lombardi of the National Football Post, which suggests an Eagles-Browns deal involving Kevin Kolb would make sense for both teams. What should the Birds ask for in return? Defensive tackle Shaun Rogers. Writes Lombardi: Rogers... Read more
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